The Poetry Project

#143--December 1991-January 1992

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Editor: Jerome Sala


  • Abigail Child interview Nicole Brossard

Book Reviews:

  • Big Bank Take Little Bank by Paul Beatty; reviewed by Sparrow
  • Necromance by Rae Armantrout; reviewed by Elaine Equi
  • Nice to See You: Homage to Ted Berrigan edited by Anne Waldman; reviewed by Gillian McCain
  • Peculiar Motions by Rosmarie Waldrop and Jennifer Macdonald; reviewed by Laynie Brown
  • Selected Poems by Robert Creeley; reviewed by Tom Clark
  • The Melody Never Stops by Kofi Natambu; reviewed by Tyrone Williams


  • 5 Poems by Raphael Rubinstein
  • "The Complete Failure of Everything" and "A Letter to the Academy" by Jose Padua
  • "Interview Poem" by Mike Tyler
  • "A Private Embrace" by David Shapiro
  • "Playing for My Love (Acrostics for Steven") by Wanda Phipps
  • 3 poems by Mike Topp
  • "The Courtship of Mickey and Minnie" by Vita Jimenez


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  • workshops
  • events
  • announcements
  • books & magazines received

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